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Socratic Symposium, Spring 2017

Each semester, our Honors community comes together to celebrate the achievements of our scholars and the faculty who have advised and mentored them in their research, coursework, and service projects. This tradition, which we call the Socratic Symposium, is an … Continue reading

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Socratic Symposium, Spring 2015

Each semester, our Honors community comes together to celebrate the achievements of our scholars and the faculty who have advised and mentored them in their research, coursework, and service projects. This tradition, which we call the Socratic Symposium, is an … Continue reading

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Schreyer Scholars submit theses, strike traditional gong

Two Schreyer Scholars rang the Schreyer gong this week, signifying the completion of their Honors Theses. Ebony Ford and Rebecca Slomowitz, both psychology majors at Penn State Brandywine, submitted their theses, which will be defended next Tuesday at the Socratic … Continue reading

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Former US ambassador to speak at Brandywine, Tuesday, March 31

Penn State Brandywine is pleased to welcome Dennis Jett, former American ambassador to Mozambique and Peru, and current professor in the Penn State School of International Affairs. Professor Jett will discuss his book, American Ambassadors: The Past, Present, and Future … Continue reading

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Scholar Eileen Fresta Presents Senior Thesis on Historic Cumberland Cemetery

On Wednesday, April 17th, senior and Schreyer Honors Scholar, Eileen Fresta, held a gripping seminar on her thesis, titled “Charting the Health History of Middletown Township, Pennsylvania, through a Study of the Cumberland Cemetery Interment Records.” The event was a … Continue reading

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Eileen Fresta and Labanya Mookerjee present at EASA

Fresta and Mookerjee, both Schreyer seniors, presented at the 2013 Eastern American Studies Conference held in Harrisonburg, Virginia on March 22-23. ¬†Fresta presented on “Pleistocene Rewilding in North America.” ¬†Mookerjee won Best Undergraduate Paper Award for her presentation, “Jealous for … Continue reading

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Honors Scholars to Host Debate

On Thursday, November 8th, students from the Honors Program will host a public debate in Tomezsko classroom 101, during Common Hour (11:30 – 12:45). With the theme of “Celebrities, Politics, and the Media,” students will discuss issues raised in our … Continue reading

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